Spot the Clot
Description: Early recognition and intervention is critical in acute stroke care. EMS has a pivotal role in “spotting the clot” from the field. Every moment counts when saving the brain! This presentation will highlight care across the continuum, including the EMS role and a chance to interact with the clinical experts.
- Review EMS management of acute stroke, including triaging and patient assessment
- Discuss communication with acute stroke teams and regional stroke protocols
- Review case studies, including cutting edge stroke treatments